Kankakee Junior High School



Kankakee Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kankakee Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 334
8 323
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kankakee Junior High School is a public high school of the Kankakee School District 111 located in Kankakee, IL. It has 657 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.4 to 1.

Total Students: 657
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.1

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Kankakee Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 362
(55%)
930
(51%)
 Female 295
(45%)
888
(49%)

Kankakee Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 348
(53%)
937
(52%)
 Hispanic 158
(24%)
426
(23%)
 White 119
(18%)
376
(21%)
 Two or More 28
(4%)
65
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Kankakee Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 522
(79%)
1,365
(75%)
 Not Eligible 95
(14%)
317
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(6%)
136
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Kankakee Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Kankakee Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 783
2006 774
2007 724
2008 680
2009 671
2010 683
2011 681
2012 657

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 19.8
2007 19.6
2008 13
2009 12.5
2010 12.7
2011 12.3
2012 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8250319284802
2006 0.84366925064599
2007 0.86049723756906
2008 0.90588235294118
2009 0.89269746646796
2010 0.86676427525622
2011 0.84728340675477
2012 0.85540334855403

Compare Kankakee Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 85.5%
 

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